Welcome to Humanities Commons!

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Welcome to Humanities Commons, the network for people working in the humanities. Discover the latest open-access scholarship and teaching materials, make interdisciplinary connections, build a WordPress Web site, and increase the impact of your work by sharing it in the repository. Brought to you by the MLA.

Using the Commons for Canceled or Virtual Events

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For those who have had to cancel events or shift to virtual meetings in response to COVID-19, this post provides information about ways Humanities Commons could be a resource.

New Theme for Course Sites

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Create a site on the Commons and check off Is this a course site? and you'll get a site with the Learning Space theme activated with spaces for your syllabus, lessons, assignments, course documents, and events. Visit the Learning Space Demo site and learn more!

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Are you being asked to move your course online in response to COVID-19? The MLA has gathered some resources on this Commons site.

Looking to update your presence on the Commons?

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Do you want some ideas for how to refresh your online presence? You can use these workshop materials as a guide!

The Educator’s Guide to Humanities Commons

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Learn more about four Humanities Commons tools and resources that educators may find helpful.

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The Most Downloaded CORE Deposits


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Check out the team blog to find the most downloaded CORE deposits.

Revisit the Humanities Commons Twitter Conference!

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Making Connections, the first Humanities Commons Twitter conference, was 18 July 2019. Check out the schedule and see the presentations at #HCTwitterConf19!